Dr. Lanita Thomas, OD earned her bachelor’s degree at Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, Oklahoma and went on to complete her doctor of optometry degree there as well. After graduation Dr. Thomas moved to Oklahoma City, OK with her husband while he completed dental school at Oklahoma University. The couple then moved back to Owasso in 2000 where Lanita founded Thomas Eye Care. In 2003, her husband Dirk began his dental practice at the same location and expanded the business to Thomas Dental and Eye Care. The couple married in 1997 and have four children.
Dr. Thomas is a member of the Oklahoma Association of Optometric Physicians and the American Optometric Association. She is actively moving into the evolving field of treating dry eye syndrome with cutting edge technology and diagnostic equipment.